Chief among them is the phrase “Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati” (pseudo-Latin for “When all else fails, play dead”). He also concludes each of his Handyman Corner segments with the phrase, “If the women don’t find you handsome, they should at least find you handy.”
After the members arrive, they all stand up and cross their arms over their chests, and recite the lodge’s motto : “Quando omni flunkus moritati” (which is pseudo-Latin for “When all else fails, play dead”).
“The Red Green Show ” ran for 15 years — PBS aired the series in the States — before Smith pulled the plug in 2006 (he says he didn’t want to go “one season too many”), but he couldn’t let the character go and began performing him live.
The show was shot at CHCH11 for the first three seasons. This was located at 163 Jackson St W, Hamilton, ON L8N 3A6. For seasons 4-7 the show was shot at CFPL in London Ontario at 1 Communications Road.
STEVE SMITH is RED GREEN. Born in Toronto, Canada and raised in the suburbs to the west, Steve had a variety of occupations while attending high school and college.
If all three primary colors of light are mixed in equal proportions, the result is neutral (gray or white). When the red and green lights mix, the result is yellow .
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Many people don’t even realize this is a hockey phrase – they know it only as Red Green’s life-affirming sign off. But anyone who’s ever played hockey has heard this a lot: it’s a favorite of coaches, dads and even teammates.
|Net Worth :||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Dec 24, 1945 (75 years old)|
|Profession:||Writer, Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Television Director|
In Season 10, after appearing in the first 200 episodes of the show, Red decided to retire the original van . In doing so, he decided to convert it into an air boat on a Handyman Corner segment. After this, there were two actual Possum Vans used for filming the show.
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